Gettin' fresh … in Northern Nevada

Week Eight

So, what’s in the box?


This week’s CSA goodies are:
chard, lettuce, green garlic, kale, shallots, beets, carrots, radishes, mint, chives, green onions and kohlrabi

What the heck is kohlrabi???


It sort of looks like a turnip or a fennel bulb.  Kinda.

The CSA newsletter suggests eating it raw like a radish or in a coleslaw.  I also saw a recipe to bake it and make kohlrabi fries.  Hmmmm.  We’ll see … What do you recommend?

8 responses

  1. Kohlrabi soup is actually one of my favorites. It is very elegant and can woo a crowd. You can also use it like chips for a dip if you slice it.

    June 15, 2012 at 4:56 pm

  2. I only have one recipe for Kohlrabi…

    But i have seen quite a few delicious recipes linked up to the party…Gourmet Veggie Mama is always making delicious kohlrabi recipes (, as well as CSA for Three (

    Come link up when you get a chance…

    June 15, 2012 at 6:27 pm

  3. oops…Gourmet Veggie Mama’s link is…

    June 15, 2012 at 6:28 pm

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